EFFECTS OF GOVT. SHUTDOWN ON USCIS.

Asked 9 months ago - Dallas, TX

Can i petition for my spouse during this govt. shutdown? if YES , will my paper work be processed without much delays?.....This shutdown is taking 2 long. Your advice is needed urgently.

Thanks.

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  1. Carl Michael Shusterman

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    Answered . The USCIS is not shut down. Go ahead and petition for your spouse. Please see

    Mr. Shusterman is a former INS Trial Attorney (1976-82) with over 35 years of immigration experience. His response... more
  2. Aneliya M. Angelova

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    Answered . Generally, the shutdown should not affect uscis but there are some reports that delays may be expected. And yes, you can petition for your spouse during the shutdown. Good luck!

    This answer is for informational purposes only and should not be construed as legal advice.
  3. Christian K. Lassen II

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    Answered . Shutdown is over now

  4. Jeff L. Khurgel

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    Answered . Yes, petitions are still being accepted, although delays are being reported.

    Kindly note that this posting is offered for informational purposes only. It does not constitute an attorney-... more

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